Discover How-To

Welcome to the 'Discover' section of the Global Innovation Commons.  Please use the sub-categories below to learn more about public domain technologies (sorted into the four large categories of agriculture, clean energy, water and world health), and commons innovations contributed by the community in sub-category areas such as GIC Challenges, ideas, innovations, reference materials, lesson plans, experiments and results, commons methodologies, trade credit offsets and information sorted by country.  Please remember that everything in the Global Innovation Commons is shared under the GIC Framework license so come back and replenish the commons with your ideas, innovations and content.

Country Map

Click on a country to go to its main page. (Click here to view a full country list)

  • Countries in green represent Largest Open Source Optionality.
  • Countries in yellow represent Open Source Optionality.
  • Countries in blue represent Greatest Enclosure on Innovation.